Zeolites are a family of related minerals. Learn about their common metaphysical properties and crystal meanings.
Zeolites are a family of minerals and related minerals, including apophyllite, chabazite, stilbite, heulandite, goosecreekite, laumonite, natrolite and others. Technically, zeolites are framework silicates with exchangeable cations and some of the minerals considered zeolites metaphysically do not strictly fit the technical criteria, but are like "cousins" with some metaphysical properties that are the same.
In particular, zeolites are said to be extraordinarily helpful for absorbing and removing toxins, whether it be in the environment or in a person. In a person, this metaphysical aspect makes zeolites excellent healing stones, and they are often used in conjunction with Reiki.
Zeolites are also said to be useful for agriculture or gardening, especially when they are buried in the field or garden.
Zeolites are said to remove negative energy and bring in happiness where the negative energy was.
Crystal healing lore indicates that zeolites are helpful for goiter, addictions, detoxification, and bloating. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information.
Each individual type of zeolite also has its own unique metaphysical properties.